With an overall population of 20,209 and a student population of 2,839, approximately 2,839 of Gallup students attend one of Gallup's schools that offer accounting programs.
Gallup's largest accounting school is University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus. In 2010, University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in accounting.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Gallup in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Gallup, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,462.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $920 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Gallup, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,100 accountants in New Mexico, 1,130 were working in the greater Gallup area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Gallup will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Gallup, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,230 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.